Corporate History

Oct. 2005 Established in Kohoku Ward, Yokohama City, Kanagawa Prefecture as a development, production, and sales company of separators for lithium-ion secondary cell batteries (Capital stock: 54,000,000 yen) Subsidiary W-ABLE CO., LTD. established at the same time in Chungcheongbuk-do, Republic of Korea
Nov. 2005 The company was successfully registered as foreign-Invested firm
Apr. 2006 The company completed construction of its 1st production line
May 2006 Home office transferred to Takatsu Ward, Kawasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan
Mar. 2007 Subsidiary W-ABLE CO., LTD. acquired ISO14001 Certification
Jun. 2007 The company commenced mass production shipping
Aug. 2007 Company received tax-exemption on production operations of separator film for lithium-ion batteries from Ministry of Finance and Economy of South Korea
Feb. 2008 Subsidiary W-ABLE CO., LTD. changed its company name to W-SCOPE KOREA CO., LTD.
Dec. 2008 Company acquired “parts and materials specialized company certification” from the South Korea Ministry of Knowledge Economy
Jul. 2009 Company acquired ISO/TS16949 certification
Oct. 2010 Company was awarded Korean Small and Medium Enterprise Agency commissioner's award and Chungcheongbuk-do prefectural governor's award
Jan. 2011 Established W-SCOPE HONGKONG CO., LIMITED in Hong Kong as subsidiary of company
Feb. 2011 In Shenzhen, China, established representative office of W-SCOPE KOREA CO., LTD. Completed construction of company's 2nd production line
Dec. 2011 Listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange's Mothers Market
Mar. 2012 In Taiwan, established representative office of W-SCOPE KOREA CO., LTD.
May 2012 We have moved to Osaki, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo.
Jul. 2012 W-SCOPE KOREA CO., LTD. completed construction of its 3rd production line
Dec. 2013 In Shenzhen, China, established W-SCOPE New Energy(Shenzhen) CO., LIMITED as subsidiary of company
Apr. 2014 In Taiwan, closed representative office of W-SCOPE KOREA CO., LTD.(Transfer to Hong Kong)
Jun. 2014 In Shenzhen, China, closed representative office of W-SCOPE KOREA CO., LTD.
Jul. 2015 W-SCOPE KOREA CO., LTD. completed construction of 4th production line
W-SCOPE KOREA CO., LTD. contracted the second plant site
Nov. 2015 Listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange's 1st section

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